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botanical name:
Malus domestica 'Winston'
Malus domestica 'Winston' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Orchard Apple
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 8.00m
width: 8.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red & green
stem/bark: brown
main season: Autumn
edible symbol edible
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Dessert apple. Produces heavy crops of fairly small, red flushed green fruits, which have a firm crisp texture and sweet aromatic taste. Self fertile and disease resistant.

cultivation:
Moderately fertile, well drained soil, preferably in full sun.
Harvest fruit in October.
Size depends on the grafting rootstock.
Self fertile, pollination group D.

propagation:
By grafting.

other notes:
Originated in Berkshire, UK, in 1920.

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